(Dec. 14, 2009) – Penn Fusion Soccer Academy’s Coppa U17 Boys and Celtic U16 Boys returned home from the Wilson Gillete Soccer Complex, in Wilson, N.C. after a thrilling weekend of playing soccer against elite teams from across the country. Coppa U17 Boys sit in second place in the US Youth Soccer National League after one round of play. PFSA Coppa racked up ten goals over the four day soccer weekend and beat three of the four teams they played. Penn Fusion’s forward, Robert Friskey, sits atop the leader board for top scorers by netting four goals while teammate Owen Griffith notched two goals. Benjamin Maurey, Brandon Stevis, Korbin Keene, and Matthew Sabin also contributed goals during this first round of play.
Penn Fusion’s Celtic U16 Boys also participated in the opening round of the US Youth Soccer National League. Goals scored by Stephan Dasbach and Dan Matthews led to their first game win but one goal losses have left the Celtic hungering for the second round of play which takes place on February 13-15 in Weston, FL. For complete standings, scores and schedules, visit the National League Center or go to /National_League/. Follow National League on Twitter (@nationalleague) throughout the season.